Now Boarding!

Hello South Fulton, Y’all know how I love to travel. And to kick off the summer every year, I meet my sorority sisters in different locations, sans husbands and kids, allowing for just sisterhood and relaxation. Last year we went to Puerto Rico. This year we journeyed to California wine country: Napa, Sonoma and Santa Rosa. We drank lots of…

Forever Pink Foundation, Incorporated 
Hosted 32nd Debutante Cotillion

Lambda Epsilon Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated’s foundation organization recently hosted its signature 2016-2017 Debutante Cotillion at Atlanta Marriott Marquis. "A Prevue of Celestial Pearls" featured 16 high school seniors from schools in DeKalb County, Fulton County and Gwinnett County, and provided scholarships funds.

July 2017 Around Town

The 16th annual Bridge Builder Awards was held at the Delta Flight Museum. Cascade residents Mrs. Carolyn Young and Mrs. Billye Aaron, and their husbands Andrew and Hank, were co-chairs of the 2017 awards. Presented by the Atlanta Technical College Foundation, the program honored persons who have built bridges to make Atlanta a better place. This annual fundraiser benefits Atlanta…

Now Open: Pain 2 Wellness

For over 13 years Chiropractors Winston and Chantaye Carhee have been living, working and playing in the South Fulton Community (#SoFu). Dr. Winston Carhee’s purpose is to help as many people as possible. He was raised in the South Fulton metro area, where the community has the highest rates of preventable diseases and injuries. Therefore, he made it his mission…

The Surprising Effects of Sun on Dark Skin

For too long, Blacks have believed skin cancer is unlikely due to melanin. Brown skin alone does not totally protect you. Although the incidence of skin cancer is less in Blacks than Whites, the mortality is greater due to its usual late diagnosis. Sun exposure is the most common etiology in all three of the most common types of skin…

To the Country or Through the Country

Oсеаn сruіѕіng іѕ аn incredible experience, providing amazing соаѕtаl views, a greater reach to thе wоrld, a bіggеr ѕрасе for mоrе fun аnd lots of onboard аmеnіtіеѕ and activities. It is the rеаl deal fоr families and anyone looking to just simply get away.

EXTRAORDINARY 
STYLE & HISTORY 
AWAIT YOU IN 
ALEXANDRIA

Whether a day trip, weekend getaway or full vacation, Alexandria offers colonial charm like no other destination. A short flight from Atlanta, Georgia to Washington, D.C. will deliver you in the midst of ole world elegance and something extraordinary. The streets of Alexandria, Virginia are paved in gold, so it’s no wonder they call the main drag “King Street.” Beyond…

#BMGATL: 
THE ATLANTA BLACK MARRIAGE GALA
PRESENTED BY THE GA CHAPTERS OF MOCHA MOMS, INC.

An amazing event it was, full of some of the most beautiful and powerful African American married couples in Metro Atlanta. They walked in ZuCot Art Gallery, setting the atmosphere on fire. The ambiance of the evening was amazing, and guests could definitely feel the love in the air. The spoken word artist, Kalecia Wright, set the tone of sweet…

Yummy Summer Fun: Blueberry Picking Tips

If you’re looking for something fun, healthy and inexpensive to do with your family this month, I have the perfect suggestion for you! Consider taking a trip to a local blueberry patch. Believe it or not, you can actually find a lot of farms that offer blueberry picking in Georgia. To find the location closest to you, visit PickYourOwn.org.

Citizen of the Month:  Dr. Gloria Clarke

Dr. Gloria Clarke is one of the most respected and admired dentists in Atlanta. Recently inducted into the prestigious Hinman Dental Society, the International College of Dentists and a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry since 1985, Dr. Clarke continues to deliver outstanding dental services to her patients at Greenbriar Dental Care. The practice originally opened in 1983, and…

Just a Touch… A Touch of Inspiration, That is

The gift of motherhood should never be taken for granted. It gets even sweeter when you find yourself blessed enough to watch your children grow up and become productive contributors to society. I have found that in all of my children, whether by birth, marriage or familial circumstances.

The 2017 Summer FUN List

Summer vacation is finally here! Whether you have a family of thrill seekers wanting to try the new 4D Justice League: Battle for Metropolis ride at Six Flags Over Georgia or a family full of kids that can’t wait to visit the Splash Pad at Duncan Park, our city has a lot to offer your family this summer. While this…

Hot Travel Destination

Morocco is a land of cities and villages, old and new, traditional and contemporary, where Mercedes and donkeys are side by side in the streets. You’ll see business districts with high rises ringed by shanty towns, ancient walled cities, painted blue cities and beautiful deserts, and medinas with back alleys to get lost in, public squares with snake charmers, musicians,…